Given our location, close to D.C.’s embassies and the Pentagon, we have many children from other states and 50 countries and the continents of Asia, Europe, Africa, North America and South America. Numerous educational studies confirm that cultural diversity benefits students. In fact, top tier colleges and universities increasingly seek this type of educational background in their selection process.
Arlington Public Schools prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, national origin, creed, color, religion, gender, age, economic status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, marital status, genetic information, gender identity or expression, and/or disability. This policy provides equal access to courses and programs, counseling services, physical education and athletics, vocational education, instructional materials and extra-curricular activities. Violations of this policy should be reported to the Assistant Superintendent for Administrative Services at 703-228-6008 or the Assistant Superintendent for Human Resources at 703-228-6110.